The River We Remember

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Atria Books
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5.3 X 8.1 X 1.2 inches | 0.75 pounds

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About the Author
William Kent Krueger is the New York Times bestselling author of The River We Remember, This Tender Land, Ordinary Grace (winner of the Edgar Award for best novel), and the original audio novella The Levee, as well as nineteen acclaimed books in the Cork O'Connor mystery series, including Lightning Strike and Fox Creek. He lives in the Twin Cities with his family. Learn more at
"[Krueger] is a fine storyteller, but it is his understanding of his characters and his sense of the past that make The River We Remember more than just a story. As novels go, this one is a work of art."--The Denver Post
"The River We Remember may be [Krueger's] magnum opus...deeply moving...intimate and epic in equal measure." --Star Tribune (Minneapolis)
"William Kent Krueger's page-turning, rewarding mystery The River We Remember is a superb exploration of the prejudices and complexities of post-World War II America." --Bookpage (starred review)
"Absorbing. . . combines nostalgic settings with depictions of the lingering hardships and traumas of war and the home front . . . in the decade after WWII." --Booklist (starred review)
"Tender, evocative." --Shelf Awareness
"Krueger's graceful prose coupled with his ability to delve deep into his characters' inner lives makes The River We Remember a stand-out in a career of excellent novels...[The novel] ebbs and flows to a stunning ending that also is life affirming. This is a story not easily forgotten." --Sun Sentinel
"Irresistible...Book clubs, here's your next pick. Find The River We Remember, take it home and shut the door." --Macro Eagle
"Historical fiction that resonates with our time makes for a great reading experience--especially when it's done in the literary style of rich, careful language; realistic evocation of place; and deep exploration into character. William Kent Krueger has delivered just this combination in his latest standalone novel, The River We Remember." --New York Journal of Books